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Re: [CSS3] Some thoughts about functions, notation and gradient().

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2009 19:00:54 +0100
Message-ID: <4A8D8F56.3020004@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
CC: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>


Simon Fraser wrote:

> I'm strongly in favor of the more verbose, but much more human-readable 
> form [suggested by Andrew Fedoniouk]. Compared to that, the current 
> suggestions, like:

> linear-gradient(30px center / 50% / green -50%, wheat -30%, wheat 30%, 
> green 50%)
> 
> seem like complete voodoo.

> This gradient discussion has gone on a long time, and it feels like 
> there's is premature convergence onto a very non human-friendly syntax. 

I strongly agree with the views summarised above.
Philip Taylor
Received on Thursday, 20 August 2009 18:01:33 GMT

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